Orlando vs Miami Wrap - Miami Wins 97-96
|Orlando vs Miami Wrap - Miami Wins 97-96|
Miami got 26 points from LeBron James en route to a 97-96 victory over Orlando on Wednesday at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Bettors who backed the Heat were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 15.5. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 203.5.
Miami got 24 points from Dwyane Wade and another 17 points from Chris Bosh. Mario Chalmers contributed 5 assists, while Chris Bosh cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Orlando got 25 points from Nikola Vucevic in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jameer Nelson. Jameer Nelson contributed 14 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic had 21 rebounds.
The Heat hit the break leading 55-40 before taking care of business in the second half.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-33.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Orlando, they head home to face Indiana.